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Pessoa `Summer Wine`

Pessoa `Summer Wine`

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SKU: 11328

This is Vinho Verde but not as you know it. Jorge Gonçalves learned his winemaking in Germany. So when he returned home to Portugal with his sommelier wife Lívia Novais, they decided to make Vinho Verde but single varietal Loureiro and make it Kabinett style. Fermented in stainless steel tanks and the first wine of the summer. Perfectly balanced between sweetness and freshness, lively and elegant. As Jorge said, “Perfect for drinking and looking out over the waves.”


Additional Details

  • Region: Vinho Verde DOC
  • Vintage: 2021
  • ABV: 13.0%
  • Style: White Wine
  • Food Pairings: Rich Fish,Pork & Poultry,Light Fish & Shellfish,Fresh Greens

Characteristics

  • Low Acidity
       High Acidity
  • Low Intensity
    High Intensity
  • Dry Profile
        Sweet Profile
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Winemaker

Jorge Gonçalves

"Jorge studied economics but decided to be a winemaker after completing his degree from one of the best winemaking universities in the world — Geisenheim University in Germany. After his studies, Jorge fled the traditional and went on to travel and work in wineries, cquiring skills and know-how in diverse winemaking cultures throughout the world. It was in South Africa where he experienced the modernity of the New Worldwith the elegance of the Old World. The desire was then born to return to Portugal with his wife, Lívia Novai, todevelop Pessoa wines. The namesake of Pessoa is inspired by their favourite writer Fernando Pessoa. Lívia is a sommelier trained ingastronomy and former Chef who went on to dedicateherself to the world of wine. Together, they are the people behind the label."

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